Past Pandemics and COVID-19, 1st Edition

  • Walt K. Moon
  • Published By: BrightPoint Press
  • ISBN-10: 1678200654
  • ISBN-13: 9781678200657
  • DDC: 614.5
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released January 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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Hi-Lo YA nonfiction. COVID-19 is not the first disease to spread around the world. The Black Death killed nearly one-third of Europe’s population in the 1300s. More than 500 million people became sick with the flu in 1918. This book examines how COVID-19 compares to other widespread diseases in history.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
At a Glance.
1: Declaring a Pandemic.
2: What Was the Black Death?.
3: What Was the Spanish Flu?.
4: What Is the Aids Pandemic?.
5: What Is the Swine Flu?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About the Author.